10 Tips For Safe Winter Driving

 

Winter is here, and with it comes cold weather, rain and snow — in other words, bad driving conditions.

Here are 10 tips to keep you safe and sound on the road this season.

  1. Create a “Survival Kit.”
  2. Check weather and road conditions often.
  3. Keep a safe distance behind snow plows.
  4. Invest in good winter tires.
  5. Slow down and give yourself extra travel time.
  6. Clear snow and ice from your vehicle.
  7. Wear comfortable clothes.
  8. Keep a full gas tank.
  9. Avoid using cruise control on slippery roads.
  10. Leave more space between cars.